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Questions tagged [halal-haram]

Questions about determining permissibility: "Is X haram/sinful/forbidden?", "How haram is X?", "Under what conditions is X haram?". (Do not use this tag by itself; add the relevant tags for X.)

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Winning meal by betting is halal or haram

My question is that my two friends betting on something, loser will pay all expenses of the meal, I want to know is this meal is haram for me or not, and if it is haram and I pay my payment for meal ...
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Is it haram to talk to a non-mahram if he intends to marry me after I get divorced? [closed]

My husband whom I have been separated for a year now and he is not divorcing me either. Another muslim brother contacted me with the intention for marriage once I get divorced. Is it haram for us to ...
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Is it okay if I support an English football team called “Newcastle United” since its crest has a flag containing the Saint George's cross? [duplicate]

I'm from Brunei and Islam is the official religion and I'm surely not the only one supporting that team, even our Sultan is fan of the team. I can't stop wondering and worrying whether it is okay if I ...
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Is it permissible to work in the company that distributes movies?

I am working as a Software Developer in an IT firm. There business is a subscription-based Internet TV service offering Asian movies, TV shows and music videos. I am developing Softwares for that ...
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Can we have a dog as pet as long as we don't touch its saliva?

A friend of mine have a dog pet. i asked her if it's allowed in islam and she said it's okay as long as we don't touch the saliva. She also means that petting dog is allowed. Is it true? is there ...
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Haram and halal parts of a slaughtered animal

Which part of a slaughtered animal is halal and which part is haram? A few people say that tongue is halal and a few say tongue is haram. Also, contradiction on other parts like small intestine and ...
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Continuous earning on the bases of one time hard work

Assalam u`Alaikum, Continuous earning from a source which was built by only one time hard work. Is it Halal or Haram or something else...? For Example, A person creates a Website / App. If the ...
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are the crosses literally forbidden in islam or is it what symbolises them?

I know crosses are forbbiden, but what about crosses used in math like the additional sign "+" & multiplication sign "x"? Or is it what Symbolises them that is forbbiden? Al-Bukhaari narrated in ...
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Is it disrespectful for a non Muslim to wear the traditional clothing

I am not a Muslim, but have nothing but the highest respect for your faith. I am not Muslim but admire the clothing, is it disrespectful to Allah to wear the clothing?
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On what page of the Quran does it say that we are not allowed to kill other Non-Muslims? [duplicate]

^^^^^^ (I know that) I know that killing other Muslim is extremely forbidden, but what about Non-Muslim? Are we forbidden to hurt/kill them too? Also if someone knows this, on what page can we find ...
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is it haram to make buisness?

Am planing to make a conference room place. So they pay me to use the room. Is it haram cause when I charge them am not doing anything just letting them use the room.
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Would it be considered as a sin If I say something blasphemous in my head by mistake?

Like for example, there is one movie's name which is based on a type of afterlife the greeks believed in, which is in another religion. I said it in my head by mistake, and said it aloud. The name ...
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Is profit from selling various products which include red wine halal?

Ok im asked to join this program, where we park our money in it and we are given 1-3% profit. The profits come from the buying and selling of items from different merchants in the program, from every ...
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Notifying someone that the food is haraam

There was a situation the other day, where an acquaintance of mine was going to eat a bagel that he very much liked. Unknown to him, was that the bagel's ingredients contained gelatin. I looked it up ...
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Is it haram to build a system which will be used at the end for haram purposes?

I am a programmer and I have been thinking about something for a very long time. At the moment I am working for a company who has a beer website. I, the developer, have built the entire system of ...
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Masturbating while thinking of someone

If I am very hot and horny (sorry for language) and I want to have sex with somebody. Instead of this to stop myself for doing zinaa I'm going to masturbate. According to fiqh it is better to do the ...
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Is it haram to hang up a picture of Manchester City badge?

I know that you can't have pictures of animated beings. But I read that if you cut off the head then it's fine, since the golden eagle only has a head and a pair of wings is it okay? Here's the Badge ...
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Is it haram to wear a Remembrance Day Poppy?

In the UK, Remembrance Day is a day which one pays respect to soldiers who died in the two world wars and others. In the weeks leading up to this day, it is customary to wear a (fake) poppy on one's ...
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Food with earnings from halal and haram money

A non-Muslim friend recently invited me out for lunch a few days back. Naturally, since he had invited me, he picked up the tab at the restaurant. Now I am worried about a few things. This friend ...
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Should we show respect to our gadgets?

Muslims who use gadgets (Mobile phones, Video/Audio players) also use them to listen to Qur'an. Since our gadgets are now transformed into casings that holds Qur'an, Should we show them the same ...
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What is brocade?

I know that, as a man, I am banned from wearing various forms of clothing. According to a relevant fatwa on IslamQA, brocade is one such forbidden based on the following hadith: narrated by al-...
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Is it permissible to just listen to the sound of porn?

Would it be halal if I just listened to it without masturbating or fantasizing about it? Please mention verses from Quran and Hadith, not just your personal opinion.
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Replying back the greetings from a muslim

I am a non-Muslim . If my muslims friends greets "Assalamualaikum" , would it be haram if i reply with "Waalaikumsalam" ?
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Is it halal to use gold phones for men?

There are some electronics like iPhone 5(S), were made of gold. Is it halal to use them for men? My general question is, Is it permitted on Islam for men to use gold products(not as a jwell)? It ...
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Which relatives are haram to marry in Islam [duplicate]

Can I marry My Mother's younger brother's wife, she is widow, I know that widow marriage is allowed in Islam, but I need to clear my doubt about the relatives that are prohibited
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Is prayer acceptable if my wudhu breaks?

My wudhu breaks if I had gone to the toilet just before that, but if I wait for 20-30 minutes then it is not a problem. Even in some case, it still breaks. Will my prayer be accepted, if it breaks ...
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Test Tube babies

There are various methods in Assisted reproductive technology i.e. IUI, IVF, ICSI and further variances of ICSI. It is stated here that The Islamic community, after the fatwa on ART by Gad El-Hak ...
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Is liking an image haraam?

My question is a hypothetical one. Consider this scenario: An artist draws an image of a cat, which looks very cute but does not look like any real cat exactly. Now that is haraam obviously. Now ...
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Are raffles halaal or haraam? (Shia view please)

Recently I saw a Shia mosque holding a fund raising raffle ticket competition where the winner would get a fully paid for umrah trip. What is a raffle? Wikipedia - A raffle is a gambling ...
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Can Amazon.co.uk MasterCard be used in a Halal way?

Amazon.co.uk MasterCard provides a loyalty scheme that rewards buyer for almost every purchase. What is Haram in Amazon.co.uk MasterCard? Can this service be used in a Halal way?
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Are soothsayers and sorcerers allowed to become Muslim?

I realize that studying sorcery or consulting a soothsayer is unlawful, but I am confused as to whether or not someone who knew these practices would be able to become a Muslim. I am under the ...
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Halal or Haram income sources

Assalamu Alaikum! I am working in a company other than Purchasing Dept. In short if instead of giving my due increment, my immediate management gives me chance to deal with the suppliers to buy ...
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Is renting gold haraam or halaal?

Where I say property, I mean, something physical which has value. If the islamic definition of rent-able property is different, please let me know. If I have property in the form of a house, I ...
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Where does it say that what is halal cannot be mixed with that which is haraam?

I'm looking for the source of the hadith quoted in this fatwa. Translated, it means: ASN and ASB are involved in investments that mixes that which is syaria' compliant and that which is not syaria' ...
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Is orthodontic work halal?

Quote taken from this question: Allah has cursed those women who ... create a space between their teeth artificially to look beautiful From the above quote, it seems that cosmetic orthodontic work ...
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Is downloading mp3 halal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where does Islam stand in Internet Piracy? This is a very common question. Is Anything illegal by laws haram? Mp3 is one issue. Downloading illegal mp3 is strictly illegal by ...
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Is this allowed to bribe when I am forced?

I am trying to accomplish a task for me. A person is assigned to verify me but unfortunately s/he is asking to give them some cost (to be clear, bribe). Is this kind of bribe allowed for the one who ...
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Why depicting Prophet (pbuh) in movies is not welcomed?

There are some movies which don't show faces of prophets or some sahabas like The Message. Nowadays, Majid Majidi is criticized because of the claims that the face of the Prophet (pbuh) will be shown ...